Sustainable Fashion Community Center
NYC Fair Trade Coalition

Swap, Pop, & Drop-In. The NYC Fair Trade Coalition Sustainable Fashion Community Center(SFCC) in East Harlem hosts clothing swaps, in-person/virtual workshops, and member-led sales events. Stopping by the SFCC gives you a chance to clean out your closet and pick up new to you threads. Now located on the first floor, check out the UnFair Exhibit: The Story of Consumption, Production, and Un-Sustainable Thinking behind the welcome center. Before you go check out the botanical room and pick up a plant clipping or purchase a new plant baby. Whether you are new to the sustainable fashion game or a seasoned conscious shopper there is something for everyone at the Sustainable Fashion Community Center.

About the Organization

The NYC Fair Trade Coalition is a grassroots organization that promotes fair trade businesses and retailers in New York City and educates consumers on the importance of fair trade. It partners with ethically-aligned businesses, retailers, NGOs, and citizens in New York City to host events and engage the public in dialogue. It offers its members advertising support through its social media channels, coordinates sales events, and fosters networking among ethical and fair trade businesses.

Learn more about the NYC Fair Trade Coalition by visiting their website, their Instagram, or their Facebook.

The Sustainable Fashion Community Center is part of Chashama’s Storefront Startup program, which is made possible by our partnership with the NYC Department of Small Business Services.

Open hours
Monday: 10am-4pm
Tuesday: 10am-4pm
Wednesday: 10am-4pm
Thursday: 10am-4pm
Friday: 10am-4pm
Contact to schedule an appointment.
Graphic Design: Brand Kit Curation (Virtual)
Sep 14, 2021 7:00pm-8:00pm
This course will introduce students to basic graphic design principles for more effective visual communication. In this course, you will establish a brand kit with a clear visual identity and apply it to the project of your choice, such as a flyer or lookbook. 9/14, 9/21, 9/28, 10/5
Implicit Bias Info Session (Virtual)
Sep 15, 2021 7:00pm-8:00pm
Join Lyrica Fils-Aimé, of Pilòn Harlem, to begin the steps towards identifying your implicit biases and learn how to have the tough but much-needed conversations with friends, family, and neighbors. Following this FREE info session, a follow-up 2 part workshop will offer further insight, tools, and guidance on how to further decolonize your mind and master your thoughts.
What's Your Sign? Virgo Season Celebration
Sep 16, 2021 6:30pm-10:00pm
It's Virgo Season. It's a Mood! Come for the tunes, stay for the swapping, and howl at the moon. It's Virgo season and we're here to celebrate.
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